The seasonally adjusted IHS Markit Brazil PMI Composite Output Index declined to 48.4 in May of 2019 from 50.6 in the previous month. The latest reading pointed to the first contraction in private sector since September of 2018, as the services activity dropped further (PMI at 47.8 from 49.9) and manufacturing growth eased (PMI at 50.2 from 51.5). New orders growth slowed to an eight-month low and employment dropped for the second straight month. On the price front, input price inflation remained elevated in May, as BRL weakness continued to increase firms' cost burdens and output price inflation eased to a three-month low. Finally, the degree of optimism was among the weakest seen since prior to last year's elections. Composite Pmi in Brazil is reported by Markit Economics.

Composite Pmi in Brazil is expected to be 53.80 Index by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Composite Pmi in Brazil to stand at 54.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Brazil Composite PMI is projected to trend around 54.30 Index in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Brazil Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 56.90 56.50 68.50 35.00 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.20 51.50 53.50 41.60 [+]
Services PMI 47.80 49.90 57.10 36.90 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 48.40 50.60 55.50 38.30 Index [+]
Industrial Production -3.90 -6.20 37.20 -27.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.30 -1.40 25.10 -24.40 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -1.10 -5.10 18.90 -17.00 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 77.80 76.50 84.60 75.90 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 4517.46 -59237.51 31768.86 -59237.51 BRL Million [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 198779.00 189097.00 352722.00 23705.00 [+]
Car Production 275700.00 267546.00 352531.00 2144.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 245.00 232.00 420.00 2.00 Thousand [+]
Leading Economic Index -0.47 -0.30 3.20 -3.26 percent [+]
Small Business Sentiment 55.10 56.90 65.40 34.50 [+]
Internet Speed 6819.06 6391.73 6819.06 698.35 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 26855780.00 26798386.00 35093076.00 5857696.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -24.00 -14.20 21.40 -24.00 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 59.51 59.76 59.76 3.98 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 72.00 69.00 75.00 48.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 109.00 125.00 129.00 109.00 [+]
Corruption Index 35.00 37.00 43.00 27.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 105.00 96.00 105.00 36.00 [+]
Steel Production 2886.00 2795.00 3269.00 918.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]


Brazil Composite PMI

In Brazil, the Markit Brazil Composite PMI Index tracks business trends across both the manufacturing and service sector activity, based on data collected from a representative panel of around 800 companies. The index tracks variables such as sales, new orders, employment, inventories and prices. A reading above 50 indicates expansion in business activity and below 50 indicates that it is generally declining. This page provides the latest reported value for - Brazil Composite PMI - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Brazil Composite PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
48.40 50.60 55.50 38.30 2011 - 2019 Index Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Australia 52.20 May/19
Brazil 48.40 May/19
China 51.50 May/19
Euro Area 51.80 May/19
France 51.20 May/19
Germany 52.40 May/19
India 51.70 May/19
Italy 49.90 May/19
Japan 50.70 May/19
Russia 51.50 May/19
Singapore 52.10 May/19
South Africa 49.30 May/19
United Kingdom 50.90 May/19
United States 50.90 May/19


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